Vernon Township

21 Church Street, Vernon, NJ 07462
Phone: 973.764.4055


Agenda: April 23, 2018

Township Council Regular Meeting

6:00 p.m.—Executive Session, closed to the public
7:00 p.m.—Regular Meeting, open to the public

  1. Call to Order
  2. Statement: Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided to the public and the press on January 5, 2018, and was posted on the bulletin board in the municipal building in accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-7.
  3. Roll Call
  4. Executive Session
    1. Litigation
  5. Salute to the Flag
  6. Proclamations
    1. Police Week
    2. Older American’s Month
    3. Appalachian Trail
  7. Public Comments (on current agenda items only)
  8. Minutes
    1. Regular Meeting Minutes March 26, 2018
    2. Executive Session Minutes March 26, 2018
  9. Items for Discussion
    1. Municipal Services Act (2011 Snow Plowing Evaluation Report–2,356 KB)
  10. Consent Agenda (View Resolutions)
    1. Resolution #18-129: Recognizing Municipal Clerk’s Week
    2. Resolution #18-130: Total Disabled Veteran (Govier)
    3. Resolution #18-131: Refund Total Disabled Veteran (Govier)
    4. Resolution #18 -132: Chapter 159 Resolution Requesting Approval of Revenue and Appropriation Amending the 2018 Budget as a Revenue and Appropriation of $1,100.00
    5. Resolution #18-133: Authorizing the Award of a Contract for 2018 between A & E Clothing and the Township of Vernon to Locate Clothing Donation Bins at Municipal Recycling Center
    6. Resolution #18-134: Resolution to Accept or Reject Bids for Township Properties at Auction Held April 18, 2018
    7. Resolution #18-135: Resolution Designating Various Lots in the Town Center Zone and Adjacent Parcels as an Area in Need of Redevelopment
    8. Resolution #18-136: Resolution Authorizing a Settlement Agreement with AFSCME Council 52, Local 3181
    9. Resolution #18-137: Authorizing a Contract with Greener by Design for Open Space Advisory Consultant Services in the Amount Not to Exceed $15,000.00
    10. Resolution #18-138: Authorizing Contracts with Certain Approved State Contract Vendors Transaxle
  11. Introduction/1st Reading of Proposed Ordinances
    1. None
  12. Public Hearing/2nd Reading of Ordinances
    1. Ordinance #18-16: Bond Ordinance Providing for the Improvement of the Sanitary Sewerage System in and by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey, Appropriating $140,000 Therefor and Authorizing the Issuance of $140,000 Bonds or Notes of the Township for Financing Such Appropriation
    2. Ordinance #18-17: Bond Ordinance Appropriating $2,380,870, and Authorizing the Issuance of $1,453,000 Bonds or Notes of the Township, for Various Improvements or Purposes Authorized to Be Undertaken by the Township of Vernon, in the County of Sussex, New Jersey
  13. Public Comments (limited to 3 minutes on any topic)
  14. Mayor’s Report
  15. Council Comments
  16. Council President Comments
  17. Adjournment

Vernon Township

21 Church Street
Vernon, NJ 07462

Phone: 973.764.4055 

Township Hours

Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Emergencies Dial 9-1-1
Non-Emergencies Dial 973-764-6155


Current Agendas

Township Council

Land Use Board